Bill Text — Jan 9, 2009
This bill’s text for status Placed on Calendar in the Senate (Jan 7, 2009) is now available.
A bill to expand educational opportunities for all Americans by increasing access to high-quality early childhood education and after school programs, advancing reform in elementary and secondary education, strengthening mathematics and science instruction, and ensuring that higher education is more affordable, and for other purposes.
1/6/2009--Introduced.Education Opportunity Act of 2009 - Expresses the sense of Congress that it should pass, and the President should sign into law, legislation that expands educational opportunities for all Americans ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 7 — 111th Congress: Education Opportunity Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s7
“S. 7 — 111th Congress: Education Opportunity Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s7>
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